Re: [mythsoc] Poor old Harry...
- In a message dated 2/14/2002 8:09:04 AM Pacific Standard Time,
> Definitely. I am sure that the gathering darkness will alarm the usualIf you're talking about the book-burners -- well, not necessarily. I read a
story about various conservative Christian groups (and I'm Christian myself,
so I mean so offense here, although my own flavor is liberal Episcopalian)
who actually came out in SUPPORT of Lord of the Rings because a) it's about a
clearly-defined battle between good and evil, b) it's written by an orthodox
Christian (although Rowling's Church of Scotland herself) and c) Gandalf
isn't a wizard, he's an archangel. So I wonder if HP might be *more*
acceptable to that camp when it becomes even more clearly a standoff between
He Who Must Not Be Named and the forces of light.
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